INGED / ELEA-Turkey (English Language Education Association) is an international organization whose mission is to strengthen the effective teaching and learning of English as a Foreign Language in Turkey while developing international connections. The 19th International Conference aims to provide TEFL professionals with opportunities for professional development through the exchange of ideas and practices in English language teaching and research, thus enable them to integrate their knowledge of current trends in the TEFL field with their ELT practices.
We warmly invite everybody in the field ofTEFL / TESOL to be a part ofthis significant event. We hope that the discussions will assist the progress of TEFL / TESOL around the world.
TOPIC AREAS This year’s theme, “Outside the Box”, has been set in the hope that the participants will share and compare their own teaching practices and collaborate in finding solutions to common problems. This conference aims to focus on innovative theories and practices in the following areas:
• Teaching Language Components and Skills • Classroom Applications • Culture and Literature in ELT • ELF Awareness • Curriculum, Syllabus and/or Materials Design • Foreign Language Teaching Policies • Technology in the Classroom • Assessment and Evaluation • Teacher Training, Development & Education • ELT Management • Very Young and Young Learners • Drama in ELT • Intercultural Communication • Second Language Acquisition • Preparatory Schools